Affordable Housing In Clark County
Wisconsin

24 Low Income Apartment Communities In Clark County

Valley Crest Apartments

104 W Linden St
Abbotsford, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Dorchester Non - Profit Housing Corp.

310 W Kennedy Ave
Dorchester, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Country View Apartments

300 Ferguson St
Neillsville, Wisconsin
Subsidized
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Neillsville Manor

311 Court St
Neillsville, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Thomas Apartments

402 N Thomas St
Loyal, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Black Creek Apartments

310 N Ash St
Owen, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Poplar Apartments

319 N East St
Owen, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Owen Heights Apartments

709 E 6th St
Owen, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Spring Glen Apartments

1118 Horicon St
Mayville, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Clark Gardens

411 N Clark St
Mayville, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Housing Authorities that serve Clark County

Housing Authority Programs
Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Allegiant Property Management Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Clark County, Wisconsin

There are 24 low income housing apartment communities offering 606 affordable apartments for rent in Clark County, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in Clark County, Wisconsin

Clark County features 433 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Clark County, Wisconsin

There are 173 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Clark County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Clark County, Wisconsin

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Clark County landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Clark County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Clark County, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $661 and $807.

2021 Clark County, Wisconsin Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Clark County, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $507 $566 $734 $985 $1,017
Clark County, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $456 to $558 $509 to $623 $661 to $807 $887 to $1,084 $915 to $1,119

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Clark County, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 24
Total Low Income Apartments 606
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 433
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 22.9%
Average Renter Household Size 2.33
Average Household Size 2.65
Median Household Income $45,048 ±$1,517
Median Rent $586 ±$26
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 29.85% ± 3.58pp
Total Population 34,518

Population and Household Demographics

Clark County is a county in Wisconsin with a population of 34,518. There are 12,797 households in the county with an average household size of 2.65 persons. 22.9% of households in Clark County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Clark County

The median gross income for households in Clark County is $45,048 a year, or $3,754 a month. The median rent for the county is $586 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Clark County, a household making less than $1,953 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 29.85% of households who rent are overburdened in Clark County.

Area Median Income In Clark County

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

In Clark County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $64,800

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Clark County

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Clark County

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Clark County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$15,100 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Clark County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$25,150 $28,750 $32,350 $35,900 $38,800 $41,650 $44,550 $47,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Clark County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$40,250 $46,000 $51,750 $57,450 $62,050 $66,650 $71,250 $75,850

Cities In Clark County

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City Served By
Abbotsford The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Abbotsford are the Abbotsford Housing Authority and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Beaver The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Beaver is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Butler The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Butler is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Chili The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Chili is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Colby The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Colby is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Curtiss The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Curtiss is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Dewhurst The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dewhurst is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Dorchester The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Dorchester is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Eaton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Eaton is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Foster The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Foster is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Fremont The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fremont is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Grant The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Grant is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Granton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Granton is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Green Grove The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Green Grove is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Greenwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Greenwood are the Greenwood Housing Authority and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Hendren The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hendren is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Hewett The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hewett is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Hixon The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hixon is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Hoard The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Hoard is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Humbird The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Humbird is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Levis The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Levis is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Longwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Longwood is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Loyal The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Loyal is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Lynn The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lynn is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Mayville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mayville is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Mead The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mead is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Mentor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mentor is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Neillsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Neillsville is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Owen The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Owen is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Pine Valley The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pine Valley is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Reseburg The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Reseburg is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Seif The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Seif is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Sherman The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sherman is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Sherwood The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Sherwood is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Thorp The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Thorp are the Thorp Housing Authority and Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Unity The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Unity is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Warner The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Warner is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Washburn The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Washburn is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Weston The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Weston is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Withee The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Withee is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
Worden The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Worden is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.
York The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves York is the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority.